We Are Taking Only What We Need  


We Are Taking Only What We Need
Harper Perennial | September 6, 2022 | 256 pages
ISBN: 9780063265134

"Lorrie Moore meets Eudora Welty." --The New Yorker "Watts shows us people, real souls like the people we sit next to on the bus, people who live down the hall, people who could be relatives." --Edward P. Jones, winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction In these powerfully rendered, prizewinning stories, working-class African Americans across the South strive for meaning and search for direction in lives shaped by forces beyond their control--now available as a Harper Perennial Olive Edition.